November 22, 2016: Who is The Best? Who scored the best goal of the year? The race to determine the winner of the FIFA PuskÃ¡s Award 2016 started onÂ 21 November 2016, onÂ FIFA.com. Football fans across the world can decide which of the ten goals chosen by FIFA and selected Football Committee members will win this award.
The ten goals are:
Mario Gaspar (ESP)Â – 13.11.2015,Â SpainÂ v. England, international friendly
Hlompho Kekana (RSA)Â -Â 26.03.2016, Cameroon v.Â South Africa, Africa Cup of Nations qualifier
Marlone (BRA)Â -Â 21.04.2016,Â CorinthiansÂ v. Cobresal,Â Copa Libertadores
Lionel Messi (ARG)Â – 21.06.2016, USAÂ v.Â Argentina,Â Copa AmÃ©rica CentenarioÂ semi-final
Neymar (BRA)Â – 08.11.2015,Â BarcelonaÂ v. Villarreal, La Liga (Spain)
SaÃºl Ã‘Ãguez (ESP)Â -Â 27.04.2016,Â AtlÃ©tico MadridÂ v. Bayern Munich, UEFA Champions League
HalÂ Robson-Kanu (WAL)Â -Â 01.07.2016,Â WalesÂ v. Belgium, UEFA EURO 2016
Daniuska RodrÃguez (VEN)Â – 14.03.2016,Â VenezuelaÂ v. Colombia, South American U-17 Womenâ€™s Football Championship
Simon Skrabb (FIN)Â – 31.10.2015, Gefle v.Â Ã…tvidaberg,Â AllsvenskanÂ league, Sweden
Mohd Faiz Subri (MAS)Â -Â 16.02.2016,Â PenangÂ v. Pahang, Malaysia Super League
FIFA.comÂ users will be able to choose from the ten goals until 2 December, when the three goals with the most votes will be disclosed. Immediately after the announcement, the users will be able to vote again for their favourite from the three remaining goals. The winner will be revealed on the day of The Best FIFA FootballÂ AwardsÂ ceremony in Zurich on 9 January 2017.
During the awards show on 9 January 2017, the winners of The Best FIFA Menâ€™s Player, The Best FIFA Womenâ€™s Player, The Best FIFA Menâ€™s Coach and The Best FIFA Womenâ€™s Coach awards for 2016 will also be revealed.
The FIFA PuskÃ¡s Award was created in 2009 in honour of Ferenc PuskÃ¡s, the captain and star of the Hungarian national team during the 1950s.